The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank - 91 110
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.45% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Head of IT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
768 1095 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.21% 98.38% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 662 979 1008
Median salary £42,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Kent region.

Head of IT Salary Trend in Kent

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Head of IT job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Skype

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware